KANGPOKPI : The Commander-in-Chief of Liberation Tiger of Tribal (LTT) Khaikhohao alias Haopu Khongsai and two others were reportedly shot dead in Saikul’s Maojang jungle on Friday.
A reliable source informed that of the two other victims, one is believed to be Naolun Khongsai, son of the slain LTT’s chief. However, details of the deceased except the LTT’s could not be ascertained yet till the filing of this report.
The incident reportedly occurred last night but it came to light late this morning at around 9 am.
It was reported that the trio was shot dead by unknown armed miscreants at their hideout in Maojang village’s paddy field in Saikul Sub Division in Kangpokpi district.
Maojang village is located about 15 kilometers away from Saikul Police Station.
A team of Saikul police along with leaders of CSOs Saikul were on the spot and they are yet to recover the dead bodies till the filing of this report.